Tennessee General Assembly Merit Scholarship

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Awarded By

Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation

Award Amount

A General assembly merit scholarship consists of two parts, a Tennessee HOPE scholarship and a General assembly merit scholar supplemental award. The award amount is up to $1,500 supplement to the HOPE Scholarship. The award is divided equally between fall, spring and summer semesters. Awards to part-time students are prorated. Awards are renewable for up to five years or until the student has completed a bachelor's degree, whichever occurs first. Recipients must complete the FAFSA each year and maintain a required grade point average at the end of any semester in which eligibility would have been reviewed.


Varies, all eligible students will be considered.

Deadline Info

To apply, eligible students must complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The FAFSA is available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov, at high school guidance offices, and at college finan ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.